Commercial Law Services for Businesses of All Sizes

The Law Office of Deidre S. Powell is dedicated to serving the needs of businesses of all sizes and plays an integral role in all stages of their development. We are pleased to guide you in your decision regarding the type of business organization that is right for you. Contact us today to get started.

Advice on Incorporation

If you decide to incorporate, we assist you with the creation of your bylaws, register your articles and shareholder agreements. Deidre is committed to offering all her clients sound legal advice, which ensures that your business goals are achieved. Through dedication and a commitment to service, our clients can expect expert legal advice at reasonable prices.

Alternative Dispute Resolution for Businesses

Ms. Powell is an accredited mediator and abstractor who is experienced in the use of alternative dispute resolution techniques where possible, to resolve issues on behalf of business owners. Be sure to ask us about our mediation and arbitration services.

Our Commercial Law Services

Our Business Law/Commercial Law services include dealing with the following:

  • Sole proprietorship
  • General partnerships
  • Incorporation of business
  • Partnership agreement
  • Register new business name
  • Register a trade name under existing corporation
  • Register a not for profit or charitable organization
  • Changes to business name, shareholder, director, address change
  • Business name search, registration, renewal
  • Partnership and shareholder agreements
  • Contract for purchase or sale of business
  • Commercial lease
  • Debt collections
  • Application to for bingo licence
  • Application for liquor licence in Ontario
  • Purchase and sale of commercial property
  • Succession and estate planning

We also assist with the drafting and advice on commercial agreements, such as:

  • Employment contracts
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Management agreements
  • Service agreements
  • Supply contract
  • Licence agreements